Red Appointments is seeking to secure the services for an Estimator to join a dynamic manufacturing company dedicated to excellence in Switchboards and Electrical automation control cabinets. The team thrives on innovation and delivering top-notch solutions to their clients.

Role Overview:

You'll play a crucial role in helping the company to win bids by providing accurate cost estimates and supporting project managers. If you have technical know-how, a knack for project delivery, and a keen eye for detail, this role is for you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Successfully deliver technically compliant estimating tenders in relation to switchboards and electrical automation control cabinets
  • Develop and monitor quote budgets and timelines
  • Analyze and break down large tender packages into relevant scopes of work
  • Source, research, and negotiate with suppliers to reduce costs
  • Stay updated on manufacturing workload and project delivery dates for profitability
  • Pay close attention to detail in CAD drawings, customer specifications, and standards
  • Accurately perform material take-offs from CAD drawings
  • Identify and mitigate project risks during bid processes
  • Arrange and facilitate progress, review, and handover meetings
  • Maintain proficiency in estimation tools, especially Expert Estimation
  • Implement "Bid to Win" strategies in proposals
  • Engage in hands-on work in stores and on the shop floor when necessary to gain component knowledge and understanding of building processes
  • Support the sales process by keeping customers informed of tender status from acknowledgment to submission

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree in Engineering or Registered Electrician
  • Proven track record in estimating switchboards and electrical automation control cabinets
  • Strong technical, communication, and numerical skills
  • Proficiency in MS Excel and estimation tools (ideally Expert Estimation software)
  • Commitment to safety and environmental standards
  • Reliable, adaptable, and customer-focused

To apply for this position please select the Apply Now button and forward your resume in MS Word format only. For further information, please contact Airis on +61 870717374

PLEASE NOTE - To be considered for this position applicants must have the right to work in Australia. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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